Party affiliation: The Social Democratic Party of Austria
District Chairman, Sozialistische Partei Österreichs (Socialist Party of Austria), Klagenfurt and of Austrian Socialist Teaching Associate, Klagenfurt. Member, federal leadership and committee, Sozialistische Partei Österreichs (Socialist Party of Austria). Speaker District Schools’ Council, KJagenfurt.
Member, regional leadership. Elementary School Teachers in Union of Public Employees, Kärnten. Representative, committee for elementary schools, Klagenfurt.
Member of municipal council, then Deputy-Mayor, Magdalensberg, 1973-1979. Teacher, various schools, since 1965. Elementary school headmaster, since 1979.